Category: Planning/ Monitoring - Control
are useful tools for analyzing and planning complex projects.They:
Help in planning out the tasks that need to be completed
Give a basis for scheduling when these tasks will be carried out
Allow to plan the allocation of resources needed to complete the project,and
Help you to work out the critical path for a project where you mustcomplete it by a particular date.When a project is under way, Gantt Charts help to monitor whether theproject is on schedule.
Gantt charts, project planning, project monitoring
The main objective of a Gantt chart is to assess how long a project shouldtake and to establish the order in which tasks need to be carried out by theending of the project.
FIELD OF APPLICATION
Because Gantt charts are simple to understand and easy to construct, theyare used by most project managers for all but the most complex projects. Itcan be applied in project planning and scheduling. Examples of field of application are the design of any complex projects in the healthcare system
(hospital construction, patient’s evidence software implementation)
PERT charts, Critical Path Method
A Gantt chart is a horizontal bar chart developed as a production control toolin 1917 by Henry L. Gantt, an American engineer and social scientist.Frequently used in project management, a Gantt chart provides a graphical